November 30, 2015 - December 4, 2015

ASEAN: CLDP Holds Joint Week-Long Training on Investment and Competition with Singapore

CLDP will conduct its third joint Third Country Training Program (TCTP) course with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) on Investment, and Competition for the ASEAN countries.

November 17, 2015 - November 18, 2015

CLDP to Cohost Workshop on Practical Approaches to Exporting a Tunisian Franchise

CLDP will co-host a Workshop on Practical Approaches to Exporting a Tunisian Franchise and Visit to Top Franchise Méditerranée Expo in Marseille, France from November 17-18, 2015

November 14, 2015 - November 18, 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge

On November 14-15, 2015, CLDP will sponsor 5 Afghan business women and 5 Pakistani business women to attend the Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chambers of Commerce and Industry (PAJCCI) Business Women’s Workshop in Istanbul, Turkey. Subsequently, the 10 Afghan and Pakistani business women will attend the International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge Conference (IWEC) on November 16-17. Closing consultations will then be held on the final day, November 18.

November 12, 2015 - November 13, 2015

CLDP to Hold Follow-up Workshop on Insolvency Procedures in Morocco

CLDP will hold a Workshop on Regulating and Formalizing the Role of Insolvency Trustees in Morocco: Lessons from the US Trustee’s Office, to be held in Casablanca, Morocco from November 12-13, 2015. 

November 12, 2015 - November 17, 2015

3rd Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards

CLDP will help organize a third Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards in Washington, D.C. on November 12-13, 2015 and November 16-17, 2015. The program will focus on energy efficiency and will include presentations on the national priorities of each respective country, a discussion with U.S. companies and Standards Developers interested in investment within the region, and site visits to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the U.S. Department of Energy.

November 12, 2015 - November 13, 2015

Kenya: PPA Guidebook Launch and Workshop

In the past year, CLDP brought together African governments, international finance institutions, leading law firms and extant and potential power project developers to draft the Understanding Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) handbook. The intent of the handbook was to capture input from African and international stakeholders and identify what makes for a bankable PPA. 

November 10, 2015 - November 11, 2015

CLDP to Host Workshop on The Credit Support Question: Challenges and Solutions to the Financing of Power Projects in Africa

CLDP has been tasked, as part of Power Africa, to improve the legal and regulatory environment for developing and maintaining power projects in the African market.  On November 10-11, 2015, CLDP will host a 2-day Workshop on The Credit Support Question: Challenges and Solutions to the Financing of Power Projects in Africa.

November 9, 2015 - November 10, 2019

Morocco Business Registration Workshop

CLDP will hold a Workshop on the Standardization of Business Registration Procedures in Morocco in Rabat on November 9-10, 2015. 

November 9, 2015 - November 12, 2015

Iraq: Basrah-ADIPEC Consultations

In collaboration with the Governorate of Basrah and the US Department of State, CLDP has been providing technical assistance to foster US-Iraq commercial ties through the implementation of the Houston-Basrah Sister City Agreement.

October 27, 2015 - October 28, 2015

Telecommunications Training Seminar

CLDP will conduct a seminar for Pakistan government telecommunications officials on October 27 and 28, 2015 on current issues in the information and technology sector, particularly with respect to regulatory challenges and opportunities of new technology and the convergence of services,   the introduction of new services, licensing, broadband and Internet connectivity, emergency communications, consumer protection, spectrum policy, cybersecurity, and regulatory processes